The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Essex / Colchester
Rank 41 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.57% 1.61% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 8.89% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £45,000 £28,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -41.05%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 45 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 13.61% 18.15% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 41
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £16,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

DNS
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Colchester region.

DNS Salary Trend in Colchester

DNS
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Colchester

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for DNS.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Apple
1 5 (83.33%) Blackberry
1 5 (83.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (83.33%) Clearswift
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Infoblox
3 3 (50.00%) assyst
3 3 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (50.00%) Proofpoint
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) iTunes
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) iTunes
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Messaging Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Mobility Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Messaging Support
4 2 (33.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
4 2 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Check Point Specialist
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (16.67%) CMDB
3 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Apple
1 5 (83.33%) Clearswift
2 4 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Infoblox
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Proofpoint
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Imperva
4 1 (16.67%) Kofax
4 1 (16.67%) VMware